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President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko familiarized himself with the domestic military developments in the field of rocketry. About it BelTA reports.
The head of state reported that testing of the developed missiles capable of hitting targets at a distance of up to 300 kilometers, covers the ground in China, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and Saudi Arabia. Lukashenko said that Russia has so far refused to provide its ranges for tests.
“It is not necessary to the Russians to kneel. This signal, if our closest ally is not enough that disagreed with us, make a rocket, and the polygon does not provide”, — said the President of the Belarusian military and developers. He also gave specific instructions to address problematic issues.
Earlier on may 22, Lukashenka promised that the country will develop missile production. According to him, “despite the epidemic, the pandemic, hysteria”, “the war has not been canceled,” and “to it it is necessary to prepare in time of peace”, then to “not reap the bitter fruits”. Therefore “you have to spend money on defense”, even though “no extra money”.
Video, photo All from Russia.